It always excites me the discovery of new emerging talent here. Recently James Vincent McMorrow from
I heard live on Jools Holland just a few weeks ago. Dublin
Young singer songwriter James Blake from
I heard at the Oran Mor Glasgow - he has an awesome voice. Blake review below. The first girl rock band that I have taken photos for called Warpaint, (Stag and Dagger review) I enjoyed their ethereal sound. London
And - Emeli Sande! from Aberdeen.
I first heard Emeli back in 2007 at her CD launch at the Oran Mor and thought she had strong voice and presence. http://www.myspace.com/emelisande
I love her new song 'Heaven'. She releases her first album this year. Look out for her!
Plus New folk Artists - Singers Alistair Ogilvy and Rachel Sermanni and band Rura - I heard all three Scottish artists here at Celtic Connections festival
The INCREDIBLE voice of Emeli Sande singing her single due for release in August 2011.